Marvellous Montpellier – The Romantic, Wandering Gourmand’s Guide to a Medieval French Gem

Though you’re spoiled for choice in the European summertime, it doesn’t get much better than 10 days on the shimmering French Riviera—cue glorious sun, sumptuous food and wine, and cool, crisp dips in the azure waters of the Mediterranean. The only dilemma is where to go next. After filling our tanned bellies in Nice for 4 nights, we decided to venture west across the Cote D’Azur on a TGV, ... Read Full Article

Montpellier, Urban Old and New

Traveling to Montpellier to study French was one of the smarter decisions I’ve made. By the time I left the EuroLingua Institute and said au revoir to the friends I’d made there, my confidence in speaking French had grown by leaps and bounds. And I had fallen in love with Montpellier. With about a quarter million people, Montpellier is France’s 8th largest city, and it is just a three-hour TGV ... Read Full Article

Enjoy a Magical Vacation in Montpellier


Montpellier, the capital of Languedoc Roussillon is one of those cities you may never heard of, but once you visit, will never forget. I spent a few days in Montpellier and have been trying to find my way back ever since. It seems to be a perfect sized city; it has everything you need, but you are not overwhelmed. I like the ancient streets lined with trees and lovely architecture, and I love the ... Read Full Article